Enrico Marforio, an architect, was born in 1954. He qualified at the European Design Institute and took a degree in Architecture at the "Politecnico", Milan's Faculty of Engineering. He has carried out his research and professional occupation on product design and architectural planning since 1980. He has been a lecturer in Architectural Composition and in Drawing and Survey at the Polytechnic Faculty in Milan; he has also given lectures at ISAD. During these years of professional activity he has been able to realize designs of various kinds and in different scales. He has devoted his time, with regard to design, to articles and furnishing objects, taps, utensils and fashion fittings, and with regard to architecture, to buildings, area planning, interior decorations, fittings out, redevelopment and restoration of houses.